How much will you pay?

You may be eligible for rebates or covered by insurance.  Click on an item below to read more about payments.


The current session fee for a private consultation is $195.  Please see information below in relation to claiming from Medicare or private health fund. 

Please contact us on 6921 2016 to find out about our Autism assessment fees. 

If you have been referred by your doctor, psychiatrist or paediatrician and provided with a Mental Health Treatment Plan you will be entitled to a Medicare rebate which is currently $84.80.  This rebate is available for ten sessions with your psychologist each calendar year. 

There are rebates by Medicare specifically for the assessment and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder. For treatment, your child must be aged under 15 years and have been under 13 years at the time of receiving their Autism management and treatment plan.  A Medicare rebate of $84.80 is available for up to twenty allied health treatment services in total per eligible child.  For an assessment, your child must be aged under 13 years to receive a Medicare rebate of $339.20.

Riverina Regional Psychology Practice is a registered NDIS provider for Therapeutic Supports. Services are provided at the gazetted rate as the per the NDIS price guide, and there is no gap fee.

There are rebates by Medicare specifically for the assessment and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder. For treatment, your child must be aged under 15 years and have been under 13 years at the time of receiving their Autism management and treatment plan.  A Medicare rebate of $84.80 is available for up to twenty allied health treatment services in total per eligible child.  For an assessment, your child must be aged under 13 years to receive a Medicare rebate of $339.20.

Most private health funds provide a rebate for a limited number of psychological treatment / counselling sessions per year under their "extras" level of cover.  You will need to enquire directly from your fund about the rebate available as rates across funds are variable. 

We are accredited providers of psychological treatment under WorkCover and CTP.  If you are referred for treatment under WorkCover and we have written approval from your insurer, all fees involved will be met by your insurer.  You wil not need to worry about any of the costs involved. We will require a copy of your WorkCover Certificate of Capacity. 

Assessment fees vary according to the type of assessment required. Please contact our trained administrative staff who will be able to advise you of the particular assessment process and the cost involved.

  • Autism assessments are up to four hours duration. They include structured interviewing of parents/caregivers, clinical observations of the child, interviews with teachers/child care staff, and a face-to-face debrief for parents/caregivers. A comprehensive report with practical recommendations is provided for parents/caregivers, paediatricians and teachers.
  • Assessments of intellectual functioning, memory, and specific learning disorders are usually between two and four hours duration. They include clinical interviews and the administration of specific tests. A comprehensive report with recommendations is provided for parents/caregivers.
  • Legal/forensic assessments cover the range of personal injury, criminal matters, family law issues, and parenting fitness. Such assessments may be lengthy, involving the review of extensive documentation, in-depth clinical interviewing, and administration of a number of tests. We assess for pre and post sentencing purposes as requested by lawyers and/or the court. In particular we attend Junee Correctional Centre to assess people on remand. We provide assessment services under Legal Aid.  Fees will vary depending upon the individual requirements of the assessment.
  • Assessment of psychological disorders includes all mood and anxiety disorders, post traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder, and ADHD/Conduct Disorder. Clinical interviewing and the administration of tests is required, and a report provided detailing findings and recommendations.  Fees are variable depending upon the service required.

If for some reason you need to cancel or postpone your appointment, twenty four hours notice of cancellation is required, unless there are exceptional circumstances.  Otherwise the normal consultaiton fee will appply.

 

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